Hennessey SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 

  • $225k
  • 2005
  • 1,000 HP 8.6L
  • 255 mph
This unbelievable acceleration was the main factor that let Venom 1000 win Road & Track's Standing Mile contest at 25.6 seconds, .3 seconds faster than the Saleen S7 Twin Turbo!
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While Hennessey lists their custom headers & exhaust systems separately, they are a must for the $50 000 engine.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Hennessey SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000


SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe
2.9 s
Corvette Z06
3.6 s

Top speed

SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe
255 mph
Corvette Z06
198 mph


SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe
5.9 s
Corvette Z06
8.3 s

Data points Key details of the Hennessey SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000


SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe


SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe
1,000 HP
Corvette Z06
500 HP

In The News From around the web


Hennessey SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000

below 80 mph the engine is kept under 7psi, and continues with 11 psi until 100 mph when the the maximum 14 psi boost engages.
Following the success of the C&D's test, Hennessey is offering a version of the car which won the challenge, but now with more horsepower and better performance.

Hennessey SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe

To reach this level of performance, the Venom has been bored, stroked and pressurized to 15psi.
28 October, 2005, Houston, TX - Hennessey Performance Engineering will be featuring its first 2006 Venom 1000 Twin Turbo Viper SRT10 Coupe at the SEMA show in Las Vegas.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Hennessey
Price $225,000
Year 2005

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 3.43 lb/hp
Maximum hp 1,000 HP @ 5,000 RPM
Maximum torque 1,100 ft-lb @ 3,800 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion


Displacement 8,554 cc
Cylinders V10
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 9:1
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

road tests

Top speed 255 mph
0-60mph 2.9 s
0-100mph 5.9 s


Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 6 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc
Rear brakes Brembo Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,430 lb
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